How to fill the gaps in your resume
VolunteerIf youre currently unemployed and cant find a temporary or contract position, consider volunteering. Of course, your volunteer work should be targeted and industry- or function-specific, or it may not have an impact on a prospective employer.
While serving meals in a soup kitchen is noble work, it doesnt add substance to your resume. Depending on your field, you could donate your time and expertise to a charity of your choice. Many of these organizations would welcome financial, marketing, technology, management, or other business expertise.